3 Nantucket Island Tours That Will Blow Your Mind

Our quaint island south of Cape Cod does not even encompass 50 square miles, but don’t let that fool you into thinking there’s not much to see. If you’re looking to explore during your next Atlantic getaway, we have the perfect Nantucket island tours for you. Whether you’re traveling on four wheels or two, there is a little something special for everyone on our shores. 

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Everything You Need to Know About Nantucket Island Tours

One of the most charming aspects of Nantucket is that it’s small enough to see all the sights, yet none of the sights get old. See the lighthouses, learn the history, explore downtown. Find your favorite Nantucket island tour during your next island escape.

  • Nantucket Island Tours

Nantucket Island Tours is an interactive bus tour that makes stops from Jetties Beach to Siasconset. Knowledgeable, local guides lead each trip. Prepare to be transported from the time of the Wampanoag people to the whaling boom of the 1700s to the modern-day island staples that we enjoy today. Best of all? It’s climate-controlled and A/C ready.

  • Nantucket Jeep Tour

Get down and dirty with a Nantucket jeep tour. Whether you’re a seasoned off-road drive looking to hit the sand or simply want to take your hat off for an exhilarating cruise, a jeep will immerse you into the heart of the island. A jeep tour is also the perfect option for anyone looking to blaze into the uncharted. Grab your keys from Young’s, load up a cooler with snacks, plug in your favorite playlist, and let the wind take you through the island. 

  • Nantucket Bike Tour

Slow down with a whimsical bike tour from Nantucket Bike Tours. See the old whaling town with a cobblestone-led Town View Tour. Discover Nantucket with the whole family and explore hidden beaches and rustic lighthouses on the Family Adventure Tour. Get your cardio on with the Spin to Sconset Tour. Ride past the cranberry bogs, Sankaty Head Lighthouse, and to the stunning ‘Sconset Beach. Finally, unwind with a breezy brewery tour to Cisco Brewers. After all, is it really drinking and driving if you’re foot-powered?  

Unwind in the Comforts of Periwinkle Inn

Periwinkle Inn exteriorAfter an exciting day of discovering all that our island has to offer, you’ll be ready to relax at the Periwinkle Inn. Book your stay in the Tashtego room and revel in Egyptian cotton linens, cozy bathrobes, and Malin + Goetz toiletries. The inn is within walking distance of Downtown Nantucket’s finest shops. Once you’ve finished your complimentary breakfast in the garden, take a stroll through some of the best shopping on the East Coast. 

Did you know? Booking direct saves you from spending extra with third-party booking sites! Everyone wants the best price, and we have it right here at the inn. Give us a call at (508) 322-4837 or book your stay on our website. We can’t wait to welcome you to Nantucket!